US President Joe Biden announced that he gave instructions to the Ministry of Health and Human Services to take 100 million doses of Johnson & Johnson vaccine as part of the fight against the new type of corona virus (Covid-19).
Biden held a press conference at the White House after meeting with Johnson & Johnson CEO Alex Gorsky, who agreed to produce Johnson & Johnson’s vaccine, and Ken Frazier, CEO of Merck, one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies.
Biden thanked the two companies for their cooperation in vaccine production and emphasized that these companies put “patriotism” and “public health” in the foreground.
Recalling that he had previously announced that there would be enough vaccine stocks for all Americans by the end of May, Biden said that he had instructed the Ministry of Health and Human Services to take another 100 million doses of Johnson & Johnson’s vaccine.
Stating that they contributed $ 4 billion to the United Nations’ vaccine program Covax, Biden said, “If the vaccines we have increase, we will share them with the rest of the world.” he spoke.
Underlining that the Covid-19 epidemic is a serious problem, Biden said, “This virus is not something that can be prevented by a higher wall or fence, until the world is safe, no one will be completely safe. we will try to help the rest. ” used the expression.
THEY GOED OLDER TO GET A VACCINE